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2023 Diamond Coach VIP 2500 - 22C135

Ford E450 Transit Bus with Rear Lift
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2023 Diamond Coach VIP 2500.

Experience the smooth, quiet ride of a Diamond! This VIP 2500 sets the bar high when it comes to noise reduction. Its Award Winning Vacuum-Cured composite coach body – which includes composite wheel wells, composite skins for rear and wheelchair doors – provide for a quiet, comfortable ride that will not corrode or rust.

  • 16 Passenger Capacity + 2 Wheelchair
  • Braun Rear Wheelchair Lift
  • Ford E450 7.3L Gas
  • Rear View Mirror with Back-up Camera
  • Back-up Alarm
  • Mid-high Back Seating
  • Rear Evaporative AC System
  • 45K BTU Rear Heater System
  • Seat belts
  • ADA Compliant

The VIP 2500 is an ideal solution for an activity, tour, assisted living, or para-transit bus.

For financing options, information, or to purchase, contact A-Z Bus Sales’ Commercial & Transit Department today, 800-862-8220!

  • Air Conditioning System
  • Audio System
  • Back-up Camera
  • Heater System
  • Rear Wheelchair Lift
  • Seat Belts
Unit Number: 22C135
Year: 2023
Type: Cutaway
Make: Ford
Model: E450
Body Style: Shuttle
Passenger Capacity: 16+2
Chassis: Ford
Transmission: Automatic
Engine: 7.3L
Fuel Type: Gas
Condition: New
Exterior Color: White
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Wheelchair Lift: Side rear
Details: CDL
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Specifications
Base Chassis
Ford Transit 350HD Passenger Van
GVWR
10,360 lbs
Minimum Wheelbase
148 in
Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE)
Level 2 (6.6 kW) and Level 3 (up to 80 kW) with J1772 CCS Combo
Efficiency
61 MPGe / EPA City and 66 MPGe / EPA Highway
All Electric Range*
60 miles     |     120 miles
Battery Capacity
43 kWh     |     86 kWh
Charge Time
5.5 hours (Level 2)     |       11.25 hours (Level 2)

1 hour (Level 3)           |       1.5 hours (Level 3)
Payload and Passenger Capacity**
15 passengers including driver
Maximum Speed
65 mph (electronically limited)
Peak Power
215 HP (160 kW)
Torque Rating (after transmission)
733 lb-ft (994 Nm)
Warranty
• Base Chassis: Ford standard warranty

• EV Conversion: Lightning Systems standard warranty

(Powertrain and battery 5 year / 60,000 miles)
Analytics
• Preventive Maintenance • Range Analysis • Driver Behavior
Specifications
Base Chassis
Ford E-450 Shuttle, Cutaway, Stripped Chassis
GVWR
14,500 lbs
Minimum Wheelbase
176 in
Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE)
Level 2 (6.6 kW) and Level 3 (up to 80 kW) with J1772 CCS-1 Combo
Efficiency
61 MPGe / EPA City and 66 MPGe / EPA Highway
All Electric Range*
80 miles     |     120 miles
Battery Capacity
86 kWh     |     129 kWh
Charge Time
(Level 2)

11.25 hours     |       16.75 hours

(DC Fast Charge)

1.5 hour          |        2.25 hours
Payload and Passenger Capacity**
7,980 lbs     |       7,200 lbs

(Weight of body is part of total payload)
Maximum Speed
65 mph (electronically limited)
Peak Power
241 HP (180 kW)
Torque Rating (after transmission)
790 lb-ft (1071 Nm)
Warranty
• Base Chassis: Ford standard warranty

• EV Conversion: Lightning Systems standard warranty

(Powertrain and battery 5 year / 60,000 miles)
Analytics
• Preventive Maintenance • Range Analysis • Driver Behavior
Specifications
Base Chassis
Ford F-550 (regular cab)
GVWR
17,500 - 19,500 lbs
Minimum Wheelbase
217 in
Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE)
Level 2 (6.6 kW, 13.2 kW optional)

DC Fast Charge (up to 80 kW)

Connector J1772 CCS-1 Combo
All Electric Range*
100 miles
Battery Capacity
122 kWh
Charge Time
(Level 2 at 6.6 kW)

15.5 hours

(DC Fast Charge at up to 80 kW)

2 hours
Maximum Speed
65 mph (electronically limited)
Peak Power
241 HP (180 kW)
Torque Rating (after transmission)
811 lb-ft (1100 Nm)
Warranty
• Base Chassis: Ford standard warranty

• EV Conversion: Lightning Systems standard warranty

(Powertrain and battery 5 year / 60,000 miles)
Analytics
• Preventive Maintenance • Range Analysis • Driver Behavior

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